PhD position Surrogate modeling and Machine Learning for science and engineering

Ghent University

18 Nov 2023
Job Data

Ghent College
Analysis Subject
Arithmetic » Computational arithmetic
Pc science » Different
Engineering » Different
Pc science » Programming
Researcher Profile
First Stage Researcher (R1)
Utility Deadline
31 Jul 2024 – 21:59 (UTC)
Sort of Contract
Non permanent
Job Standing
Hours Per Week
Is the job funded via the EU Analysis Framework Programme?
Not funded by an EU programme
Is the Job associated to workers place inside a Analysis Infrastructure?

Supply Description

Final software date Jul 31, 2024 00:00

Division TW05 – Division of Data Expertise

Contract Restricted length

Diploma Grasp’s diploma in Pc Science, Arithmetic, Engineering, or equal

Occupancy fee 100%

Emptiness sort Analysis workers

Job description

PhD place Surrogate modeling and Machine Studying for science and engineering

IDLab – imec, Ghent College, Belgium
IDLab is a core analysis group of imec, a world-leading analysis and innovation hub in nanoelectronics and digital applied sciences, with analysis actions at Ghent College. IDLab performs basic and utilized analysis on knowledge science and web know-how, and is, with over 300 researchers, one of many bigger analysis teams at imec. Our main analysis areas are machine studying and knowledge mining; semantic intelligence; multimedia processing; distributed intelligence for IoT; cloud and large knowledge infrastructures; wi-fi and stuck networking; electromagnetics, RF, and high-speed.
Job description
The actions of the Ph.D. place are embedded on this stimulating atmosphere with a give attention to data-efficient machine studying (or surrogate modeling) methods to unravel complicated issues in science and engineering. The proposed Ph.D. analysis is outlined throughout the context of a number of nationwide and worldwide analysis tasks on Automation in Machine Studying (AutoML).
As a Ph.D. candidate, you’ll prolong and use machine studying algorithms similar to generative fashions, neural networks, Gaussian Processes, Bayesian optimization, and extra to unravel difficult issues in science and engineering. You’ll participate within the every day operation of the analysis group and take part in collaborative analysis with industrial and tutorial companions. Moreover, you’ll publish your analysis outcomes at main worldwide conferences and in journal papers, as a part of assembly the necessities to your Ph.D.
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We’re in search of extremely inventive and motivated Ph.D. college students with the next {qualifications} and expertise.

  • You might have (or will acquire within the subsequent months) a (European) grasp’s diploma in Pc Science, Arithmetic, Engineering, or equal, with glorious (‘honors’-level) grades.
  • You might have a robust background in machine studying and are desperate to advance the state-of-the-art.
  • You might have glorious laptop science expertise (python, git, and so forth.)
  • Expertise with machine studying frameworks similar to PyTorch or Tensorflow is taken into account a plus.
  • You might have analytical expertise to interpret the obtained analysis outcomes.
  • You’re a crew participant and have robust communication expertise.
  • Your English is fluent, each talking and writing.

Our supply

  • We provide the chance to do full-time analysis in a global (with over 17 nationalities at IDLab – imec) and a pleasant working atmosphere, with a aggressive wage.
  • Sort of contract: Phd Scholarship (Full-time)
  • Employment: 4 years, with an intermediate analysis the primary yr (1+3 years)

Find out how to apply

Ship your software by e mail to Prof. Tom Dhaene ([email protected] ) and Prof. Ivo Couckuyt ([email protected] ), indicating “Job Utility: ML4ENG” within the topic. Functions ought to embrace (1) an educational/skilled resume, (2) transcripts of research outcomes, and (3) no less than two reference contacts. After a primary screening, chosen candidates will likely be invited for an interview (additionally attainable by way of Groups).
Utility deadline: steady analysis till the emptiness is crammed


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